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Sing Me Your Story, Dance Me Home: Art and Poetry from Native California
A film screening is part of this art-exhibit opening. Old Orange County Courthouse, 211 W. Santa Ana Blvd., Santa Ana, (714) 973-6605. Fri., 6:30 p.m. Free.
Sustainable Table: What’s On Your Plate?
Documentarians spent months on the road trying to figure out how the food on your dinner plate arrived there. The Road Less Traveled’s Conscious Cinema presentation actually screens next door. @Space Gallery, 2202 N. Main St., Santa Ana, (714) 836-8727; theroadlesstraveledstore.com. Sun., 5:30 p.m. Free admission and hot tea.
Three Times (Zui hao de shi guang)
Taiwanese master Hou Hsiao-hsien’s sentimental tale of unfinished love bounces between three time periods with actor and actress Shu Qi and Chang Chen playing the leads in each segment: “A Time for Love” (1966), about a young woman and soldier struggling to maintain contact; “A Time for Freedom” (1911), about a married diplomat’s relationship with a courtesan during Japan’s occupation of Taiwan; and “A Time for Youth” (2005), about a young bisexual woman’s three-way love affair in China. UCI, Humanities Instructional Building, Room 100, Lucille Kuehn Auditorium, Campus & W. Peltason drs., Irvine, (949) 824-7418; www.humanities.uci.edu/fvc/. Thurs., Feb. 12, 7 p.m. $3-$5.
When Harry Met Sally . . .
Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan cute it up in Rob Reiner’s 1989 rom-com that is projected onto Fox Theatre’s outdoor wall to raise awareness and money (through concessions sales) for future entertainment inside. Dress warm, kiddies. Fox Theatre, Harbor Blvd. & Chapman Ave., Fullerton, (714) 870-0069; www.foxfullerton.org. Thurs., Feb. 12, 7 p.m. Free.
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